The World Health Organization points out that nearly everyone experiences a headache once in a while. Although headaches can be defined as pain “in any region of the head,” the cause, duration, and intensity of this pain can vary according to the type of headache you are experiencing. Please join Geriatric Health Nurse Valerie Boggia on Tuesday, June 22nd at 1:00 PM on Zoom for a Listen & Learn Session on Headaches. Valerie will discuss what is a headache, the different types of headaches, what are primary and secondary headaches, symptoms, causes, triggers, diagnosis, treatment, medications, and measures to prevent headaches. Please call the COA at 978-318-3020 to sign up and receive your Zoom invitation.
It is very important to take care of your feet. Good foot care can help you remain active, prevent falls, and prevent foot ailments. Please join Dr. Ayleen Gregorian on Friday, June 18th at 1:00 PM on Zoom. Dr. Gregorian is a Board certified Podiatrist practicing in Bedford and Sudbury, and has treated seniors at the Concord COA for the last several years. Dr. Gregorian will offer a presentation on concerns & care about your feet: how to remain active & walking, the best shoes to wear, and how to treat common ailments of the foot and ankle. Please bring your concerns and questions related to your podiatry care to discuss at the session. Call the COA at 978-318-3020 to sign up and receive your Zoom invitation.